Bairdia (Rectobairdia) kershawi Crasquin 2008 (ostracod)

Ostracoda - Podocopida - Bairdiidae

Full reference: S. Crasquin. 2008. Ostracod paleontology, in Ostracods across the Permian-Triassic boundary in western Tethys: the Bulla parastratotype (southern Alps, Italy). Rivista Italiana di Paleontologia e Stratigrafia 114(2):233-262

Belongs to Bairdia (Rectobairdia) according to S. Crasquin 2008

Sister taxa: Bairdia (Rectobairdia) powersi, Bairdia (Rectobairdia) sandulescui, Rectobairdia emaciata, Rectobairdia firmata, Rectobairdia symmetrica, Rectobairdia tantilla

Type specimen: P6M2304, a carapace. Its type locality is Bulla section BU5, Bulla Member, Ortisei, which is in a Changhsingian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal packstone/wackestone in the Bellerophon Formation of Italy.

Ecology: epifaunal detritivore-grazer


• Permian of Italy (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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